When a forested area burns, Birch is the first tree to grow back.
The Celtic name for this month is Beth, pronounced beh.
Workings done in this month add momentum and a bit of extra punch in energy to new endeavors and undertakings.
The Birch is also associated with magic done for creativity and fertility, as well as healing and protection.
It is said if you tie a red ribbon around the trunk of a Birch tree it will ward off negative energy.
Hanging Birch twigs over a cradle is said to protect a newborn from psychic harm.
Use Birch bark as magical parchment to keep writings safe.